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BURKINA FASO: Favourable review for Tanlouka

Gold developer West African Resources has received a favourable opinion by the Ministry of Environment, Green Economy and Climate Change for the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) and the Environmental and... Read more about 'BURKINA FASO: Favourable review for Tanlouka'...

TANZANIA: Kibaran supply deal with Sojitz

Kibaran Resources has signed a binding exclusivity agreement with Japanese commodities trading giant Sojitz Corp for the supply of graphite concentrate produced at its Epanko project in Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Kibaran supply deal with Sojitz'...

ZAMBIA: BMR and ACI in off-take agreement

BMR has entered into the anticipated off-take agreement with African Compass International (ACI), a private South African group engaged in mining, energy and agri-business. Read more about 'ZAMBIA: BMR and ACI in off-take agreement'...

MALI: Hummingbird raises $3.8m for Yanfolila

Hummingbird Resources has raised approximately $3.8 million in a private placing with Fidelity Investments. Hummingbird is currently developing its 2.2 Moz Yanfolila gold project in Mali with production targeted by... Read more about 'MALI: Hummingbird raises $3.8m for Yanfolila'...

SPONSOR: New underground mine toilet technology

Bakara Engineering has developed a new system for self-contained toilets in the underground mining industry. The toilets are standard in the rail industry, where Bakara’s CEO Reg Taylor first started... Read more about 'SPONSOR: New underground mine toilet technology'...

CONFERENCE: Junior mining opportunities for investors

Local and international investors are invited to explore the new and emerging opportunities in the junior resources sector at next month’s Mines and Money Australia, which is part of the... Read more about 'CONFERENCE: Junior mining opportunities for investors'...

Africa urged to review investment policies - comment by Yolanda Torrisi

It is imperative that African countries make a concerted effort to review unfavourable investment policies in order to attract more foreign investment. These policies include the practice of double taxation. Read more about 'Africa urged to review investment policies - comment by Yolanda Torrisi'...

MOROCCO: Achmmach underground mine possible

The Definitive Feasibility Study for the Small Start Option (SSO) at the Achmmach tin project of Kasbah Resources (75%), Toyota Tsusho Corp (20%) and Nittetsu Mining Co Ltd (5%) in... Read more about 'MOROCCO: Achmmach underground mine possible'...

TANZANIA: Power station proposal for Tancoal

Intra Energy Corp (IEC) has received a draft technical proposal from Sinohydro Corp for development of the Tancoal mine mouth power station in southwest Tanzania. Read more about 'TANZANIA: Power station proposal for Tancoal'...

COTE D’IVOIRE: Tongon crusher expansion complete

Randgold Resources’ Tongon mine has completed the final phase of its extensive crusher expansion and mill circuit upgrade project and, having also dealt with an extended downtime on one mill... Read more about 'COTE D’IVOIRE: Tongon crusher expansion complete'...